The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architect
Rank 119 116 91
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 23 21 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.91% 0.91% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.98% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 39
Average salary £80,000 £87,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £78,750 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £112,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £77,500 £71,250
% change year-on-year
-22.58% +8.77%
Security Architect
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2296 2141 1890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.26% 92.76% 94.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1590 1693 1581
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Architect in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Security Architect
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Architect across the Reading region.

Security Architect Salary Trend in Reading

Security Architect
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Architect across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Security Architect Salary Histogram in Reading

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Security Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Architect in their job title.

1 24 (61.54%) Security Architecture
2 22 (56.41%) Telecoms
3 19 (48.72%) Finance
4 15 (38.46%) Network Design
4 15 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
5 14 (35.90%) SC Cleared
5 14 (35.90%) DV Cleared
6 10 (25.64%) Network Security
6 10 (25.64%) Economics
6 10 (25.64%) Marketing
6 10 (25.64%) 3GPP
6 10 (25.64%) IPv6
6 10 (25.64%) LTE
6 10 (25.64%) SWOT Analysis
6 10 (25.64%) Network Architecture
6 10 (25.64%) Software-Defined Networking
7 8 (20.51%) Information Security
7 8 (20.51%) TOGAF
7 8 (20.51%) COBIT
8 7 (17.95%) ITIL
8 7 (17.95%) SABSA
9 5 (12.82%) PRINCE
10 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (10.26%) Strategic Planning
10 4 (10.26%) Cyber Security
11 3 (7.69%) Degree
11 3 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (7.69%) RMADS
12 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Security Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) Network Security
1 10 (25.64%) 3GPP
1 10 (25.64%) IPv6
1 10 (25.64%) LTE
1 10 (25.64%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 22 (56.41%) Telecoms
2 19 (48.72%) Finance
3 10 (25.64%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Economics
2 3 (7.69%) RMADS
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Security Architecture
2 15 (38.46%) Network Design
3 10 (25.64%) SWOT Analysis
3 10 (25.64%) Network Architecture
4 8 (20.51%) Information Security
4 8 (20.51%) TOGAF
5 7 (17.95%) ITIL
5 7 (17.95%) SABSA
6 5 (12.82%) PRINCE
7 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.26%) Strategic Planning
7 4 (10.26%) Cyber Security
8 3 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.13%) Business Development
10 1 (2.56%) Line Management
10 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Architecture
10 1 (2.56%) SOA
10 1 (2.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 14 (35.90%) SC Cleared
2 14 (35.90%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) Degree
4 2 (5.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (20.51%) COBIT
Reading, Berkshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 4 days ago